Dinner and Dessert / Cheese Knives. His stylish set of 24 French knives from the 1930's is composed of 12 dinner knives and 12 dessert / cheese knives. The stainless steel blades are stamped. Factories were located in Thiers, in the Auvergne region of France, capital of the the French cutlery industry for centuries.
The headquarters of the company were in Paris. The color of the natural horn handles varies slightly from piece to piece and, along with the elegant.
Silver collars, lends this ensemble all the elegance expected from the famous tradition of French cutlery. The knives are offered in their original brown imitation snakeskin cases and they are in very good condition with the exception of signs of normal use. The cases show slight signs of wear. Please refer to the detailed photos on this page.Length of the dinner knives: 9 5/16 inches (23.70 cm). Length of the dessert knives: 7 7/8 inches (20 cm). Total weight: 1.90 pounds 860 gr. Total weight with case: 2.96 pounds 1345 gr. We try to describe all items as fully as possible, but it is impossible to describe every aspect of an object. We give the history of an object to the best of our abilities, but we may make mistakes. Please look at our photos. And see more beautiful examples of French silver. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "jerrymartel" and is located in this country: FR. This item can be shipped worldwide.